The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
24th November 1914On this day:
- Manchester Bantam Battalion raised The 23rd (8th City) Battalion, Manchester Regiment was raised in Manchester on the 21st of November 1914 by the Lord Mayor and City as a Bantam Battalion made up of men under the regulation height.
- 24th Nov 1914 Under Shellfire
- 24th Nov 1914 Snipers Caught
- 24th Nov 1914 Refitting
- 24th Nov 1914 In the Trenches
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